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Grandem 1Mg Syrup

Manufacturer: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Granisetron
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 13, 2019

This syrup is a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. It is used for preventing vomiting and nausea caused by cancer chemotherapy. This syrup works by blocking serotonin in the body that can cause vomiting.

Do not use this syrup if you are allergic to it or if you are taking apomorphine. Some medical conditions that may interfere with the action of this syrup are heart problems, blood electrolyte problems, an abnormal electrocardiogram, and stomach or bowel problems.

This syrup is utilised to fix the accompanying ailments:

This syrup can cause below-mentioned side effects

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This syrup is safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Grandem 1Mg Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of this medication, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

This syrup is an antiemetic agent working as a selective antagonist of 5-HT3 serotonin receptors centrally as well as peripherally. Inhibition of 5-HT3 receptors directly as well as indirectly inhibits the visceral stimulation of the vomiting center in turn.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    Those who suffer from condition of Arrhythmias should exercise caution while using this syrup.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    Patients must not take this syrup in combination with Apomorphine, Fentanyl and Selective Serotonin Reuptake inhibitors.

Ques: What is Grandem 1Mg Syrup?

Ans: This syrup has Granisetron as an active ingredient present. It performs its action by obstructing the action of serotonin (chemical messengers) in the body.

Ques: What are the uses of Grandem 1Mg Syrup?

Ans: This syrup is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like cancer chemotherapy, postoperative vomiting, nausea and vomiting symptoms.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Grandem 1Mg Syrup?

Ans: This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of this syrup. These include fatigue, dizziness, anxiety, constipation, headache, fever, dry mouth, and painful urination.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Grandem 1Mg Syrup?

Ans: This syrup should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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